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Nachtlicher Fels (Nocturnal Rock)

Paul Klee-Nachtlicher Fels (Nocturnal Rock)-1927

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Nachtlicher Fels (Nocturnal Rock)
Size:
50.6 x 32.29 cm
Medium :
Watercolour and pen and ink on paper laid down on the artist's mount
Creation Year:
1927
Marks
Signed 'Klee' lower centre, and dated '1927' numbered 'Z 4' and titled on the artist's mount
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Estate of the artist (at least until 1935); Private Collection, Switzerland; Sale: Kornfeld, Bern, 18th June 2004, lot 83; Purchased at the above sale by the late owner
Exhibition History :
Berlin, Galerie Flechtheim, 1928 (on loan from the artist); Dessau, Gemaldegalerie, Paul Klee (Ausstellung zum 50. Geburtstag des Kunstlers), 1929; Dresden, Galerie Neue Kunst Fides, Paul Klee zum 50. Geburtstage. Aquarelle aus den Jahren 1920-1929, 1930, no. 58; Dessau, Staatliches Bauhaus, Paul Klee, 1931; Bern, Kunsthalle, Paul Klee, 1935, no. 129; Munich, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Das Ewige Auge - Von Rembrandt bis Picasso. Meisterwerke der Sammlung Jan Krugier und Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, 2007, no. 164, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date:
2014-02-06
Lot Number :
162
Low Estimate :
$163,100[+60%]*
High Estimate :
$244,700[+7%]*
Hammer Price :
$261,000
Sold For :
$317,470*

Kornfeld Bern

Date:
2004-06-18
Lot Number :
83
Low Estimate :
$199,900[-8%]*
Hammer Price :
$183,900*